Brief regulationsDomain .com.au (Australia). Required local company (ABN)
All presented fees for .com.au domains are Net value, tax excluded, and apply to 1 year upkeep
VAT tax in local rate will be applied to the subjects based in the European Union which are not registered as an active VAT EU entities and to all subjects from Poland
Information regarding registration of .COM.AU domains
How to register .COM.AU domainIn order to register Australian .com.au domain name, enter your chosen domain, together with it's .com.au extension in a search box above and check if it's available by clicking Search. You may also contact our Support directly and let us know the domain name you are interested in for manual check.
Frequently Asked Questions
for .COM.AU domains
Are there any Australian registry's restrictions in force when ordering .com.au domain?
Yes. There are additional requirements for .com.au domain registration. More detailed description of .com.au ending limitations can be found in full regulations above or further down in our FAQ.
Is the local company in Australia required in order to register .com.au domain?
Yes. To buy .com.au domain you need to own a company in Australia. You will be asked to provide Australian company's business registration number
Is the local administrative contact in Australia required in order to register .com.au domain?
Yes. To register .com.au domain, Australian local contact address must be assigned
Do you offer a service that allows anyone to register domain in Australia despite local restrictions?
No. Unfortunately at this moment we do not offer Local Agent's solution in Australia. To register .com.au domain you must fulfill all the registry's requirements on your own
I already own Australian trademark which is identical to my chosen .com.au domain, or own any other active trademarks, would this help me in aquiring .com.au domain?
Yes. Registered Australian trademarks or other trademarks significantly changes .com.au domain registration possibilities in Australia
Can I register any domain name with .com.au ending?
No. Unfortunately you are not allowed to register any domain you wish within .com.au zone (including generic and dictionary words). Domain registry in Australia has a list of forbidden domains and registration of such names is not possible
Can I register Australian domain .com.au with non-standard ASCII characters (IDN)?
No. Currently it is not possible to register .com.au domains with non-standard characters outside ASCII alphabet.
If you still want to register .com.au domain (IDN) with national non-standard characters, please contact us
What is the minimum and maximum length of a domain name with .com.au ending?
Australian domains must consist between the minimum 2 and maximum of 63 characters
Is there any limit in the amount of .com.au domains that could be registered in Australia?
No. Domain registry in Australia allows an unlimited amount of registered .com.au domains per single entity
What is the minimal registration and renewal period for domains in Australia?
2 years. Domains in Australia can be registered on a minimum period of 2 years. Renewals are also on 2 years minimum. All presented fees would be multiplied by 2
Is there any way to check who is the owner of previously registered .com.au domain?
You could try to check whois server response in Australian registry WHOIS database for chosen .com.au domain
Our free .com.au whois tool is available here:
The information regarding domains .com.au in Australia presented on this page and .com.au TLD prices are not an offer in the meaning of the Civil Code. Displayed data and Australian .com.au domain logo are for information purposes only.
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Available payment methods
We accept the following payment methods for .com.au domains:
- wire bank transfer
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- credit cards, online payments, PayPal